Teacher Guidance Videos

African American History Presentation Videos

Teachers, educators and parents: Click on the links below to watch our new African American History Presentation videos which explore more accurate perspectives of the Black American experience.

 

QUESTION 1 VIDEO

Question 1 Video asks if President Biden's African American appointments will be historic? This video provides background information on eight African American presidential appointees.

YouTube Question 1 https://youtu.be/IjFCfP9Ustk

Vimeo Question 1 https://vimeo.com/648700661/32d606491c

 


QUESTION 2 Part I VIDEO

Question 2 asks if a review of selected books regarding African American history paints a particular perspective on African American history. This Part I video of three for Question 2 recommends a list of books that will extend the students' understanding of the history and contemporary issues important to African Americans.

Question 2 Part I https://youtu.be/HIADlgVyB5c

Vimeo Question 2 Part I https://vimeo.com/647424592/a45a2ff0d9

 


QUESTION 2 Part II VIDEO

The video for Questions 2 Part II presents a list of noteworthy African American individuals and groups.

YouTube Question 2 Part II https://youtu.be/4guQK3WEArA

Vimeo Question 2 Part II https://vimeo.com/646969598/af429c0c0a

 


QUESTION 2 Part III VIDEO

Video Question 2 Part III introduces six African American millionaires identified in the book, Black Fortunes, and five African American billionaires identified by Forbes Magazine. 

YouTube Question 2 Part III https://youtu.be/ACObQmwLr7s

Vimeo Question 2 Part III https://vimeo.com/646633807/6eb00e3fee

 


QUESTION 3 VIDEO

Question 3 - Do African Americans really need government support programs, given the outstanding economic and social progress of so many descendants of African slaves? This video notes that the African American population in the United States was approximately 48 million in 2020. It reviews data on African American household income, college graduation rates, elementary school test scores, health care, incarceration rates and the need for governmental intervention to address these issues.

YouTube Question 3 https://youtu.be/ZwcMB1eS208

Vimeo Question 3 https://vimeo.com/646533132/e1d4eed335

 


QUESTION 4 VIDEO

Video Question 4 - Which pressing issues today will shape African Americans' future history? This video addresses federal and state legislation regarding reparations, parent-school choice and Candidate Biden's Lift Every Voice Plan for Black America.

YouTube Question 4 https://youtu.be/fO4crN5hbWo

Vimeo Question 4 https://vimeo.com/646163812/bae361866d

 


YOUTUBE VIDEO  LINKS

 Video Question 1 https://youtu.be/IjFCfP9Ustk

Video Question 2, Part I https://youtu.be/HIADlgVyB5c

Video Question 2, Part II https://youtu.be/4guQK3WEArA

Video Question 2, Part III https://youtu.be/ACObQmwLr7s

Video Question 3 https://youtu.be/ZwcMB1eS208

Video Question 4 https://youtu.be/fO4crN5hbWo

 

VIMEO VIDEO  LINKS

Video Question 1 https://vimeo.com/648700661/32d606491c

Video Question 2, Part I https://vimeo.com/647424592/a45a2ff0d9

Video Question 2, Part II https://vimeo.com/646969598/af429c0c0a

Video Question 2, Part III https://vimeo.com/646633807/6eb00e3fee

Video Question 3 https://vimeo.com/646533132/e1d4eed335

Video Question 4 https://vimeo.com/646163812/bae361866d